Leana Jelen by the Forward

WATCH: Leana Jelen, Yiddish Comedian, Speaks About Sign Language Interpretation

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Leana Jelen, a native Yiddish-speaker who works as a sign-language interpreter, visited the Forverts’ studio to talk about her love of languages and what she enjoys about sign language interpretation. Last fall Jelen starred in a series of Yiddish joke videos produced by the Forverts.

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